We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mudeford Quay

Features Animals
Review Highlights
Very nice views

Great views all year round. In the summer it gets very busy, but still nice. Even good in the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Emily C
Nostalgic Mudeford Quay Is simply Wonderful

Since I was a small child I have visited Mudeford & one of the best things about it is that very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Read all 1,175 reviews
All photos (316)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“clams”(93 reviews)
“crab fishing”(72 reviews)
“hengistbury head”(141 reviews)
Mudeford Quay is a small beautiful corner of the Borough of Christchurch in Dorset, England. Situated at the entrance of Christchurch Harbour, Mudeford Quay benefits from spectacular views along the coast, over to the Needles on the Isle of Wight...more
Chichester Way | Mudeford, Highcliffe, Christchurch BH23 4AB, England
+44 7889 703519
Improve This Listing
Reviews (1,175)
Filter reviews
1,171 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews clams crab fishing hengistbury head fresh fish the pub avon beach catching crabs fish shop isle of wight lifeboat station cockles catch the ferry car park small ferry fishing boats watch the world lovely place
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 1,171 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great views all year round. In the summer it gets very busy, but still nice. Even good in the winter, if it's a stormy or windy day many people drive down there just to watch the huge waves lashing over the edge! Really cool because...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Emily C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Since I was a small child I have visited Mudeford & one of the best things about it is that very little has changed. It is still very much a working quay & is full of lobster & crab pots. The views over to Heigisbury...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank places2seeplaces2go
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We crossed by ferry from the sandbank as we wanted something to eat as there was only a trailer by the beach house cafe serving drinks and snacks. From the Quay was a view of where we’d been but from the other side of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rosemary W
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

Mudeford Quay is a traditional fishing Quay. Lined with fishermen's Lobster pots, it is an interesting place. It is a popular place for crab fishing. There is a fresh fish stall open daily, a traditional pub, which serves good pub grub, a cafe and small...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank HelJC
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Nice place, small fishing town, not far from Christchurch, you can buy fresh fish from stalls, but does get very crowded.

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

What an absolutely beautiful beach. We parked up and walked round the quay and along the beach for a few hours, and despite the November chill it was completely stunning, beautifully clean and we will most definitely return. Massive thumbs up!!!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SueS1427
Reviewed 20 November 2018

try crabbing or if adventurous fishing from the quay. nice ambience and a good place to take grandchildren.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank hantshawk
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

RNLI funday great family day out supporting a good cause in a very special location, stalls and rides not forgetting the raft race

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gaz L
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Plenty of families doing walks or just chatting, or crabbing with the kids (local tackle for sale). Nice atmosphere.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank vsop-50
Reviewed 29 October 2018

I'm not sure if it was the warmth of late October, the views, the fact everyone was enjoying themselves or all three but had a wonderful couple of hours watching the world go by on the Quay... Loads of water-sports, a pub, fish and chips...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank BigBadBobbieBrown
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Christchurch Harbour Hotel & Spa
2,220 reviews
.34 km away
Premier Inn Christchurch (East) Hotel
1,234 reviews
1.68 km away
The Kings Arms
879 reviews
2.52 km away
Lord Bute Hotel
472 reviews
2.59 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 14 nearby restaurants
The Beach House
27 reviews
.79 km away
The Beach Hut Cafe
399 reviews
1.15 km away
Alexander's Fish and Chips
258 reviews
.92 km away
The Jetty
2,317 reviews
.34 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 8 nearby attractions
Hengistbury Head Beach
2,117 reviews
1.38 km away
Mudeford Ferry
90 reviews
.39 km away
Avon Beach
310 reviews
.55 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
30 September 2018|
AnswerShow all 11 answers
Response from whereamI2day | Reviewed this property |
No but Christchurch is close by so you could try there
23 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from neiltitley2018 | Reviewed this property |
The fish shop arranges trip's. If you want longer ones deep sea etc. or wreck they do them from Lymington daily but you will need to book.
Lucie E
23 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from GordonBeasley | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I dont have any but I think either the local council or a local estate agent maybe worth a try. Good luck